What Next: TBD | Tech, power, and the future

Every Friday, Slate’s popular daily news podcast What Next brings you TBD, a clear-eyed look into the future. From fake news to fake meat, algorithms to augmented reality, Lizzie O’Leary is your guide to the tech industry and the world it’s creating for us to live in.

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Risking Your Life for $8.71


While much of the country shelters indoors, Instacart workers have found themselves on the front lines of COVID-19. Who’s keeping them safe?


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   18m
 
 

Where Are All the Tests?


Here’s why America isn’t ready for widespread testing.


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   26m
 
 

Big Tech Eyes the Pandemic


Silicon Valley’s biggest players have been trying to break into health care for years. The coronavirus may provide an opportunity.


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   24m
 
 

What If They Close All the Schools?


As the coronavirus spreads across the country, many schools are considering moving their classes online. For many, that’s not a realistic option.


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   19m
 
 

Did the Internet Doom a Pregnancy?


The real-life cost of online misinformation.


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 2020-03-06  23m
 
 

Did Money Corrupt an A.I. Utopia?


OpenAI was supposed to democratize the race to build artificial intelligence. Then profits got in the way.


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 2020-02-28  20m
 
 

Inside Facebook’s Supreme Court


The social network spent a year building its own version of an independent judiciary. Can it succeed?


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 2020-02-21  22m
 
 

Coronavirus Tests China's Surveillance State


As the virus spreads across China, Xi Jinping’s censorship and surveillance network is being strained to its limit.


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 2020-02-14  19m
 
 

Iowa’s App-ocalypse


The debacle in Iowa doesn’t bode well for Democrats’ effort to restore digital dominance.


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 2020-02-07  20m
 
 

Why Is the U.S. Scared of Huawei?


Britain’s defiance of the U.S over 5G may set a precedent for the rest of the West.


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 2020-01-31  20m